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Distribution path and Subregions of Suriname (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Suriname
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Suriname
Class
Suriname
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 173 families, 1120 genera, 2451 species
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Subclass
Suriname
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 173 families, 1120 genera, 2451 species
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Infraclass
Suriname
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 166 families, 1086 genera, 2394 species
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Superorder
Suriname
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 97 families, 705 genera, 1750 species
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Order
Suriname
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 23 families, 185 genera, 448 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.495    worldwide
Common namesLepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
German namesSchmetterlinge und Motten, Falter, Schmetterlinge
Dutch namesVlinders, Schubvleugeligen
Danish namesSommerfugle
Finnish namesPerhoset
Norwegian namesSommerfugler
Swedish namesFjärilar
Spanish namesLepidópteros, Mariposas
Italian namesFarfalle
French namesPapillons
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, North Eurasia, West Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, Central Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean)

Antarctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesLepidoptera in arkansaslepidopterasurvey.net
Lepidoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Lepidoptera in butterflies.bcghana.org
Lepidoptera in mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu
Lepidoptera in afromoths.net
Lepidoptera in butterfliesofamerica.com
Lepidoptera in darwinfoundation.org
Lepidoptera in faunaeur.org
Lepidoptera in itis.gov
Lepidoptera in leps.it
Lepidoptera in papua-insects.nl
Lepidoptera in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Lepidoptera in tyllinen.eu
Lepidoptera in ucl.ac.uk
Lepidoptera in abdb-africa.org
Lepidoptera in dyntaxa.se
Lepidoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Suriname
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     23 families, 185 genera, 448 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Suriname
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesTiger Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 3 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 17 SpeciesGrass moth
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 3 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTeak Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 6 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 216 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 7 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 15 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 8 SpeciesPlume Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 18 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 13 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 1 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 45 SpeciesHawk Moths
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
23 Families with 448 Species in Suriname
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Suriname
Species with ANext  
Aclytia bractea (Möschler, 1877)Info
Actinote thalia (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Adelpha epona -> Limenitis epizygisInfo
Adelpha silia -> Adelpha thoasaInfo
Adelpha thoasa (Hewitson, 1850)Thoasa SisterInfo
Adelpha thyrea -> Limenitis valentinaInfo
Adhemarius gannascus gannascus (Stoll, 1790)Info
Aeria eurimedia (Cramer, 1777)Banded TigerwingInfo
Agraulis vanillae (Linnaeus, 1758)Passion butterflyInfo
Agraulis vanillae vanillae -> Agraulis vanillae maculosaGulf FritillaryInfo
Agrius cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Pink-spotted Hawk-mothInfo
Agrius cingulatus -> Agrius cingulataPink-spotted HawkmothInfo
Alesa amesis (Cramer, 1777)Amesis MetalmarkInfo
Ambia cilianalis -> Aulacodes cilianalisInfo
Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Amphonyx lucifer (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Anartia amathea (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarlet peacockInfo
Anartia amathea amathea -> Anartia amathea roeseliaRed PeacockInfo
Anartia jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White peacockInfo
Anartia jatrophae jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White PeacockInfo
Anthanassa otanes (Hewitson, 1864)Otanes CrescentInfo
Antirrhea philoctetes (Linnaeus, 1758)Northern AntirrheaInfo
Aphrissa statira (Cramer, 1777)Statira SulphurInfo
Arawacus aetolus (Sultzer, 1776)Info
Archaeoprepona demophon (Linnaeus, 1758)One-spotted PreponaInfo
Argynnis silene -> Boloria seleneInfo
Ascalapha odorata (Linnaeus, 1758)Black WitchInfo
Ascia monuste (Linnaeus, 1764)Great Southern WhiteInfo
Astraptes fulgerator (Walch, 1775)Two-barred FlasherInfo
Astraptes narcosius narcosius ()Info
Astraptes samson (Evans, 1952)Info
Atlides halesus (Cramer, 1779)Great Blue HairstreakInfo
Aulacodes briocusalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Aulacodes cilianalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Automolis pulverea (Hampson, 1907)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Battus belus (Cramer, 1777)Belus SwallowtailInfo
Battus crassus (Cramer, 1777)Crassus SwallowtailInfo
Battus erymanthus -> Battus lycidasInfo
Battus lycidas (Cramer, 1777)Cramers SwallowtailInfo
Battus numitor (Cramer, 1777)Info
Battus polydamas (Linnaeus, 1758)Polydamas SwallowtailInfo
Bia actorion (Linnaeus, 1763)Uncertain OwletInfo
Boloria selene (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Small Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Brassolis sophorae ardens (Stichel, 1903)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caerois chorinaeus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Caligo telamonius modestus (Niepelt, 1934)Info
Caligo teucer (Linnaeus, 1758)Teucer Owl butterflyInfo
Calycopis cecrops (Fabricius, 1793)Red-banded HairstreakInfo
Calycopis poeas -> Calycopis cecropsInfo
Catoblepia berecynthia (Cramer, 1777)Info
Catoblepia berecynthia berecynthia -> Catoblepia berecynthia midasInfo
Catoblepia soranus (Westwood, 1851)Info
Catoblepia xanthus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Catonephele acontius (Linnaeus, 1771)Acontius FirewingInfo
Catonephele numilia (Cramer, 1779)Orange-banded Shoemaker ButterflyInfo
Cissia libye (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Cithaerias andromeda (Fabricius, 1775)Andromeda SatyrInfo
Cithaerias andromeda andromeda (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Cithaerias philis (Cramer, 1782)Info
Cocytius lucifer lindneri -> Amphonyx luciferInfo
Consul fabius drurii (Butler, 1874)Info
Consul fabius fabius -> Consul fabius druriiInfo
Copaxa canella (Walker, 1855)Info
Coremia plumipes (Pallas, 1772)Info
Cyana flammeostrigata (Karisch, 2003)Info
Cycnus phaleros (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus eresimus (Cramer, 1777)SoldierInfo
Danaus eresimus eresimus -> Danaus eresimus montezumaSoldierInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Danaus plexippus megalippe (Hübner, 1826)MonarchInfo
Danaus plexippus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Dione juno (Cramer, 1779)Juno SilverspotInfo
Dirphia tarquinia (Cramer, 1775)Info
Dismorphia amphione (Cramer, 1779)Tiger Mimic WhiteInfo
Doxocopa agathina agathina (Cramer, 1777)Info
Dryadula phaetusa (Linnaeus, 1758)Orange TigerInfo
Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)Julia HeliconianInfo
Dryas iulia alcionea (Cramer, 1779)Info
Dryas iulia delila (Fabricius, 1775)JuliaInfo
Dryas iulia moderata (N. Riley, 1926)JuliaInfo
Dynamine mylitta -> Dynamine postvertaLarge DynamineInfo
Dynamine postverta (Cramer, 1780)Four-spot SailorInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eacles penelope (Cramer, 1775)Info
Elina icarus (Walker, 1854)Info
Emesis aurimna (Boisduval, 1870)White-spotted EmesisInfo
Emesis fatimella (Westwood, 1851)Info
Emesis mandana (Cramer, 1780)Great EmesisInfo
Ennomomima trilineata (Hampson, 1905)Info
Entheus priassus (Linnaeus, 1758)Priassus SkipperInfo
Epargyreus sinus (Evans, 1952)Info
Erebus boopis -> Erebus macropsInfo
Erebus macrops (Linnaeus, 1768)Info
Eresia nauplius (Linnaeus, 1758)Peruvian CrescentInfo
Eueides eanes -> Eueides heliconioidesInfo
Eueides heliconioides (C.felder & R.felder, 1861)Info
Eueides isabella (Stoll, 1781)Isabellaīs LongwingInfo
Eueides lampeto brownsbergensis (Gernaat & Beckles, 2010)Info
Eueides lineata (Salvin & Godman, 1868)Thick-edged LongwingInfo
Eueides lybia (Fabricius, 1775)Lybia LongwingInfo
Eueides lybia lybia (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Eueides tales aquilifer (Stichel, 1903)Info
Eueides tales surdus (Stichel, 1903)Info
Eueides vibilia (Godart, 1819)Info
Eumorpha adamsi (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Eumorpha anchemolus (Cramer, 1779)Anchemola Sphinx MothInfo
Eumorpha capronnieri (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Eumorpha eacus -> Eumorpha megaeacusInfo
Eumorpha megaeacus (Hübner, 1816)Eacus sphinxInfo
Eumorpha phorbas (Cramer, 1775)Info
Eumorpha vitis (Linnaeus, 1758)Vine sphinxInfo
Eunica sydonia (Godart, 1823)Godartīs PurplewingInfo
Eunogyra satyrus (Westwood, 1851)Info
Eupalamides cyparissias cyparissias (Fabricius, 1776)Info
Euptychia lea (Cramer, 1782)Info
Euptychia mermeria ()Info
Euptychia tricolor ()Info
Eurema albula (Cramer, 1775)Ghost YellowInfo
Eurybia franciscana (C. & R. Felder, 1862)Info
Eurybia lamia -> Eurybia lyciscaInfo
Eurybia lycisca (Westwood, 1851)Blue-winged EuyrbiaInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Falculina kasyi (Duckworth, 1966)Info
Forbestra equicola equicola (Cramer, 1780)Info
Fulgora laternaria -> Fulgora phosphoreaJequitiranaboiaInfo
Fulgora phosphorea (Linnaeus, 1764)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonioterma anna (Busck, 1911)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haemonides candida (Houlbert, 1917)Info
Haemonides cronis -> Haemonides candidaInfo
Haetera piera (Linnaeus, 1758)Amber PhantomInfo
Hamadryas feronia (Linnaeus, 1758)Variable CrackerInfo
Heliconius anderida zuleika (Hewitson, 1854)Info
Heliconius antiochus (Linnaeus, 1767)Antiochus LongwingInfo
Heliconius antiochus antiochus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Heliconius aoede -> Neruda aoedeAoede LongwingInfo
Heliconius astraea (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Heliconius burneyi huebneri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Heliconius charithonia (Linnaeus, 1767)Zebra HeliconianInfo
Heliconius clytia -> Heliconius wallaceiInfo
Heliconius demeter (Staudinger, 1897)Demeter LongwingInfo
Heliconius doris -> Laparus dorisDoris LongwingInfo
Heliconius egeria (Cramer, 1775)Info
Heliconius eleuchia (Hewitson, 1854)Info
Heliconius elevatus (Nöldner, 1901)Info
Heliconius elevatus tumatumari (Kaye, 1906)Info
Heliconius erato -> Laparus dorisCrimson-patched longwingInfo
Heliconius erato amalfreda (Riffarth, 1901)Info
Heliconius erato amazona (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Heliconius erato amphitrite (Riffarth, 1901)Info
Heliconius erato chestertonii (Hewitson, 1872)Info
Heliconius erato cruentus (Lamas, 1998)Crimson-patched LongwingInfo
Heliconius erato dignus (Stichel, 1923)Info
Heliconius erato emma (Riffarth, 1901)Info
Heliconius erato erato -> Heliconius erato venustusInfo
Heliconius erato favorinus (Hopffer, 1874)Info
Heliconius erato lativitta (Butler, 1877)Info
Heliconius erato notabilis (Salvin & Godman, 1868)Info
Heliconius erato venustus (Salvin, 1871)Info
Heliconius ethilla ethilla (Godart, 1819)Info
Heliconius fumata (Neustetter, 1926)Info
Heliconius ismenius metaphorus (Weymer, 1883)Info
Heliconius leucadia (Bates, 1862)Info
Heliconius melpomene (Linnaeus, 1758)Postman butterflyInfo
Heliconius melpomene aglaope -> Heliconius melpomene schunkeiInfo
Heliconius melpomene amaryllis -> Heliconius melpomene malletiInfo
Heliconius melpomene bellula (J. Turner, 1971)Info
Heliconius melpomene cybeleia (Joicey & Kaye, 1918)Info
Heliconius melpomene diana (Riffarth, 1900)Info
Heliconius melpomene ecuadorensis (Emsley, 1964)Info
Heliconius melpomene eulalia (Riffarth, 1900)Info
Heliconius melpomene euryades (Riffarth, 1900)Info
Heliconius melpomene funebris (Möschler, 1877)Info
Heliconius melpomene malleti (Lamas, 1988)Info
Heliconius melpomene melpomene -> Heliconius melpomene thelxiopeiaInfo
Heliconius melpomene meriana (J. Turner, 1967)Info
Heliconius melpomene plesseni (Riffarth, 1907)Info
Heliconius melpomene schunkei (Lamas, 1976)Info
Heliconius melpomene thelxiope -> Heliconius melpomene thelxiopeiaInfo
Heliconius melpomene thelxiopeia (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Heliconius numatus melanops (Weymer, 1893)Info
Heliconius numatus silvana (Cramer, 1781)Info
Heliconius ricini (Linnaeus, 1758)Ricini LongwingInfo
Heliconius sara (Fabricius, 1793)Sara LongwingInfo
Heliconius sara apseudes -> Heliconius sara magdalenaInfo
Heliconius sara brevimaculata (Riffarth, 1901)Info
Heliconius sara magdalena (H. Bates, 1864)Sara LongwingInfo
Heliconius silvana (Cramer, 1781)Info
Heliconius wallacei (Reakirt, 1866)Info
Heliconius xanthocles donatia (Fruhstorfer, 1910)Info
Heliconius xanthocles explicata (K. Brown, 1976)Info
Heliconius xanthocles melete (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865)Info
Heliconius xanthocles vala (Staudinger, 1888)Info
Heliconius xanthocles xanthocles -> Heliconius xanthocles meleteInfo
Helicopis cupido (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Helicopis gnidus (Fabricius, 1787)Gnidus MetalmarkInfo
Hellinsia pelodactylus (Berg, 1885)Info
Hellinsia surinamensis (Sepp, 1855)Info
Hemeroblemma dolosa (Hübner, 1827)Info
Hemiceras guera (Schaus, 1937)Info
Hemiceras stupida (Schaus, 1905)Info
Himella paramerana (Brailovsky, 1986)Info
Historis odius (Fabricius, 1775)Stinky LeafwingInfo
Historis orion -> Historis odiusInfo
Hyblaea puera (Cramer, 1777)Teak defoliatorInfo
Hylesia cottica (Schaus, 1932)Info
Hylesia murex (Dyar, 1913)Info
Hylesia orbana (Schaus, 1932)Info
Hyponerita furva -> Trichromia furvaInfo
Hypoplectis pertextaria (Hübner, 1823)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnoptera galibi (Hebard, 1926)Info
Ischnoptera hercules (Rehn, J. A. G., 1928)Info
Ischnoptera paramacca (Hebard, 1926)Info
Ischnoptera rehni (Hebard, 1926)Info
Ischnoptera rufa (De Geer, 1773)Info
Ischnoptera rufa rufa (De Geer, 1773)Info
Ischnoptera stygia (Hebard, 1926)Info
Isognathus scyron (Cramer, 1780)Info
Itaballia demophile (Linnaeus, 1763)Black-banded WhiteInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jemadia gnetus (Fabricius, 1781)Gnetus SkipperInfo
Jemadia hospita (Butler, 1877)Hospita SkipperInfo
Junonia evarete (Cramer, 1779)Mangrove BuckeyeInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprospilus genius (Geyer, 1832)Info
Laparus doris (Linnaeus, 1771)The DorisInfo
Laparus doris doris -> Laparus doris divesInfo
Letis herilia (Stoll, 1780)Info
Letis occidua (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Leucanopsis pseudomanda (Rothschild, 1910)Info
Limenitis epizygis (Fruhstorfer, 1915)Info
Limenitis thoasa (Hewitson, 1850)Info
Limenitis valentina (Fruhstorfer, 1915)Info
Liopasia surinamalis (Schaus, 1920)Info
Lonomia achelous (Cramer, 1777)Info
Lonomia camox (Lemaire, 1971)Info
Lonomia descimoni (Lemaire, 1971)Info
Lystra lanata -> Lystra morioInfo
Lystra morio (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Lystra pulverulenta (Olivier, 1791)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Madoryx bubastus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Magneuptychia lea -> Euptychia leaInfo
Magneuptychia libye -> Cissia libyeBlue-gray SatyrInfo
Magneuptychia tricolor -> Euptychia tricolorInfo
Malocampa paramaribena (Schaus, 1906)Info
Malocampa spurca (Schaus, 1906)Info
Manduca brontes (Drury, 1773)Cuban Sphinx MothInfo
Manduca brontes pamphilius (Cramer, 1782)Info
Manduca brunalba (Clark, 1929)Info
Manduca florestan (Stoll, 1782)Florestan SphinxInfo
Manduca hannibal hannibal (Cramer, 1779)Info
Manduca lucetius lucetius ()Info
Manduca occulta (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Occult SphinxInfo
Manduca perplexa (Rothschild & Jordan, 1910)Info
Manduca sexta paphus (Cramer, 1779)Info
Manduca sexta sexta (Linnaeus, 1763)Info
Mechanitis polymnia -> Melinaea mnemeDisturbed TigerwingInfo
Mechanitis polymnia apicenotata (Zikan, 1941)Info
Mechanitis polymnia caucaensis (Haensch, 1909)Info
Mechanitis polymnia polymnia -> Mechanitis polymnia caucaensisInfo
Melete lycimnia (Cramer, 1777)Lycimnia White FlagInfo
Melinaea ludovica ludovica (Cramer, 1780)Info
Melinaea mneme (Linnaeus, 1763)Info
Melitaea corythalia -> Melitaea leucippeInfo
Memphis morvus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Memphis odilia -> Memphis polycarmesInfo
Memphis polycarmes (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Mesosemia eumene (Cramer, 1776)Info
Mesosemia magete bersabana (Stichel, 1910)Info
Mesosemia metope ungulata (Stichel, 1915)Info
Mesothen nana (Schaus, 1905)Info
Microgonia particolor -> Microgonia rufariaInfo
Microgonia rufaria (Warren, 1901)Info
Mimoides ariarathes (Esper, 1788)Info
Mimoides pausanias (Hewitson, 1852)Bluish Mimic-SwallowtailInfo
Morpho achilles (Linnaeus, 1758)Banded Blue MorphoInfo
Morpho achilles achilles -> Morpho achilles phokylidesInfo
Morpho adonis -> Morpho marcusAdonis MorphoInfo
Morpho crameri -> Morpho theseusInfo
Morpho deidamia (Hübner, 1816)Deidamia MorphoInfo
Morpho deidamia deidamia -> Morpho deidamia steinbachiInfo
Morpho deidamia electra -> Morpho deidamia guarauraInfo
Morpho deidamia guaraura (Le Cerf, 1925)Info
Morpho deidamia hermione (Röber, 1903)Info
Morpho deidamia pyrrhus (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Morpho deidamia steinbachi (Le Moult & Réal, 1962)Info
Morpho helenor (Cramer, 1782)Helenor MorphoInfo
Morpho helenor helenor -> Morpho helenor theodorusInfo
Morpho leonte -> Morpho achillesInfo
Morpho marcus (Cramer, 1775)Adonis MorphoInfo
Morpho menelaus (Linnaeus, 1758)Menelaus Blue MorphoInfo
Morpho menelaus menelaus -> Morpho menelaus terrestrisInfo
Morpho perseus -> Morpho telemachusInfo
Morpho rhetenor (Cramer, 1775)Rhetenor Blue MorphoInfo
Morpho telemachus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Morpho telemachus telemachus -> Morpho telemachus lilianaeInfo
Morpho theseus (Deyrolle, 1860)Theseus MorphoInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Napeogenes inachia inachia (Hewitson, 1855)Info
Nausinoe neptis (Cramer, 1779)Info
Nausinoe neptisalis ()Info
Neococytius cluentius (Cramer, 1775)Cluentius SphinxInfo
Neoleucinodes elegantalis (Guenée, 1854)Tomato Fruit Borer MothInfo
Neritos drucei -> Trichromia druceiInfo
Neritos sithnides -> Trichromia sithnidesInfo
Neruda aoede (Hübner, 1813)Aoede LongwingInfo
Nessaea aglaura (Doubleday, 1848)Common OlivewingInfo
Nessaea ancaeus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Nessaea obrinus -> Nessaea ancaeusObrina OlivewingInfo
Nymphidium cachrus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Nymphidium caricae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nymphidium caricae erubescens (Stichel, 1929)Info
Nymphidium fulminans (H. Bates, 1868)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocaria ocrisia (Hewitson, 1868)Black HairstreakInfo
Oidaematophorus surinamensis -> Hellinsia pelodactylusInfo
Oleria aegle -> Aeria eurimediaInfo
Omiodes dolosalis -> Omiodes indicataInfo
Opsiphanes cassiae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Opsiphanes cassina merianae (Stichel, 1904)Info
Opsiphanes invirae (Hübner, 1818)Info
Opsiphanes quiteria (Stoll, 1780)Info
Ortilia liriope (Cramer, 1775)Brazilian CrescentInfo
Oxyprora surinamensis (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paectes tumida (Pogue, 2013)Info
Paiwarria venulius (Cramer, 1782)Venulius HairstreakInfo
Panthiades aeolus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Panthiades bathildis (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865)Zebra-striped HairstreakInfo
Panthiades battus -> Panthiades bathildisInfo
Panthiades bitias (Cramer, 1777)Bitias HairstreakInfo
Panthiades pelion -> Panthiades aeolusInfo
Papilio anchisiades (Esper, 1788)Ruby-spotted SwallowtailInfo
Papilio anchisiades anchisiades (Esper, 1788)Info
Papilio androgeus androgeus (Cramer, 1775)Info
Papilio garleppi (Staudinger, 1892)Garleppīs SwallowtailInfo
Papilio torquatus (Cramer, 1777)Torquatus SwallowtailInfo
Paradaemonia platydesmia (W. Rothschild, 1907)Info
Paranerita disjuncta -> Trichromia sithnidesInfo
Paranerita sithnides -> Trichromia sithnidesInfo
Parapoynx gualbertalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Parapoynx guenealis (Snellen, 1875)Info
Parapoynx indomitalis (Berg, 1876)Info
Parapoynx ingridae (Guillermet, 2004)Info
Parapoynx leucographa (Speidel, 2003)Info
Pareuptychia binocula (Butler, 1869)Info
Pareuptychia lydia (Cramer, 1777)Info
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe (Fabricius, 1776)Banded White RingletInfo
Parides aeneas (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Parides anchises (Linnaeus, 1758)Anchises CattleheartInfo
Parides arbates (Stoll, 1782)Info
Parides echemon (Hübner, 1806)Info
Parides eurimedes (Stoll, 1782)True CattleheartInfo
Parides lysander (Cramer, 1775)Lysander CattleheartInfo
Parides neophilus (Hübner, 1837)Neophilus CattleheartInfo
Parides panthonus (Cramer, 1780)Panthonus CattleheartInfo
Parides phosphorus (Bates, 1861)Info
Parides sesostris (Cramer, 1779)Southern CattleheartInfo
Parides tullus (Cramer, 1870)Info
Parides vertumnus (Cramer, 1779)Info
Parthenodes briocusalis -> Aulacodes briocusalisInfo
Parthenodes gualbertalis -> Parapoynx leucographaInfo
Philaethria dido (Linnaeus, 1763)Dido longwingInfo
Phocides pialia (Hewitson, 1857)Info
Phoebis agarithe (Boisduval, 1836)Orange giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis argante (Fabricius, 1775)Apricot sulphurInfo
Phoebis philea (Linnaeus, 1763)Orange-barred giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis sennae marcellina (Cramer, 1777)Cloudless SulphurInfo
Phyciodes cyno -> Anthanassa otanesInfo
Pierella astyoche (Erichson, 1848)Astyoche SatyrInfo
Pierella hyalinus (Gmelin, , 1790)Info
Pierella lamia (Sulzer, 1776)Info
Pierella lena (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Platyptilia farfarellus (Zeller, 1867)Info
Platyptilia montana (Yano, 1963)Info
Platyptilia petila -> Platyptilia farfarellusInfo
Posttaygetis penelea (Cramer, 1779)Yellow-spiked SatyrInfo
Precis limnoria (Klug, 1845)White-spotted CommodoreInfo
Precis taveta -> Precis limnoriaWhite-spotted CommodoreInfo
Prepona demophon -> Archaeoprepona demophonOne-spotted PreponaInfo
Prepona dexamenus (Hopffer, 1874)Info
Prepona laertes (Hübner, 1811)Shaded-Blue LeafwingInfo
Prepona laertes demodice (Godard, 1824)Info
Prepona pheridamas (Cramer, 1777)Info
Protambulyx eurycles (Herrich-schaffer, 1854)Info
Protambulyx strigilis strigilis (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Pseudolycaena marsyas (Linnaeus, 1758)Marsyas HairstreakInfo
Pterophorus sacrificus -> Hellinsia pelodactylusInfo
Pyrisitia venusta (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Pyrrhogyra crameri (Aurivillius, 1882)Rounded BannerInfo
Pyrrhogyra neaerea (Linnaeus, 1758)Banded BannerInfo
Pyrrhopyge amyclas (Cramer, 1779)Yellow-edged FiretipInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rekoa meton (Cramer, 1782)Meton HairstreakInfo
Ridens fulminans (Herrich-schäffer, 1869)Info
Rifargia indecora (Schaus, 1906)Info
Riodina lysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Rothschildia aurota aurota (Cramer, 1775)Info
Rothschildia erycina (Shaw, 1796)Info
Rothschildia erycina erycina (Shaw, 1795)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Samea alophalis (Hampson, 1912)Info
Selenophanes cassiope (Cramer, 1775)Cassiope OwletInfo
Sematura empedocles (Cramer, 1775)Info
Sibine iolans (Dyar, 1927)Info
Siproeta stelenes (Linnaeus, 1758)MalachiteInfo
Speyeria idalia (Drury, 1773)Regal FritillaryInfo
Sphenarches rishwani (Makhan, 1994)Info
Sphingomorpha chlorea (Cramer, 1777)Info
Splendeuptychia itonis (Hewitson, 1862)Info
Stalachtis calliope (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Stalachtis euterpe (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Stalachtis phlegia (Cramer, 1779)Info
Stenia primolalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Strephonota tephraeus (Geyer, 1837)Pearly-gray HairstreakInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Talmeca invisa (Schaus, 1906)Info
Taygetis laches (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Taygetis mermeria -> Euptychia mermeriaMermeria Wood NymphInfo
Taygetis thamyra (Cramer, 1782)Andromeda SatyrInfo
Telemiades amphion (Geyer, 1832)Info
Temenis laothoe (Cramer, 1779)Orange BannerInfo
Thecla cupentus (Cramer, 1782)Info
Thecla exiguus (Druce, 1907)Info
Thecla phoster (Druce, 1907)Info
Thecla politus (Druce, 1907)Info
Theritas mavors (Hübner, 1818)Deep-green HairstreakInfo
Thestius pholeus (Cramer, 1779)Dotted ThestiusInfo
Thisbe irenea (Stoll, 1780)Irenia MetalmarkInfo
Thysania agrippina (Cramer, 1776)Great owlet mothInfo
Thysania zenobia (Cramer, 1777)Owl MothInfo
Trichromia drucei (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Trichromia furva (Schaus, 1905)Info
Trichromia sithnides (Druce, 1896)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urania leilus (Linnaeus, 1758)Green-banded UraniaInfo
Urania leilus leilus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa virginiensis (Drury, 1773)American Painted LadyInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xylophanes amadis amadis ()Info
Xylophanes amadis meridanus (Rothschild & Jordan, 1910)Info
Xylophanes anubus anubus ()Info
Xylophanes ceratomioides (Grote & Robinson, 1867)Info
Xylophanes chiron nechus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Xylophanes elara (Druce, 1878)Info
Xylophanes fusimacula (R. Felder, 1874)Info
Xylophanes haxairei (Cadiou, 1985)Info
Xylophanes media (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Xylophanes neoptolemus neoptolemus ()Info
Xylophanes ploetzi (Moschler, 1876)Info
Xylophanes pluto (Fabricius, 1777)Pluto SphinxInfo
Xylophanes porcus continentalis (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Xylophanes pyrrhus (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906)Info
Xylophanes tersa (Linnaeus, 1771)Tersa SphinxInfo
Xylophanes theylia (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Xylophanes tyndarus (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yanguna cometes (Cramer, 1779)Info
Yphthimoides renata (Cramer, 1782)Renata SatyrInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaretis itys (Cramer, 1777)Leaf Wing ButterflyInfo
Zatrephes trilineata -> Ennomomima trilineataInfo
Zetesima theobromae (Busck, 1920)Info
448 Species in Lepidoptera for Suriname listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Frenatae (Comstock, 1892)
Jugatae (Gers, 1981)
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991)
Microlepidoptera (Wilcox, 1953)

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